Intestinal glucose transport in carnivorous and herbivorous marine fishes


The influx and transepithelial movements of glucose and their effects on the electrophysiology and Na transport in upper and lower intestines of the herbivorous surgeonfish,Acanthurus mata, and carnivorous eel,Gymnothorax undulatus, were measured. TheK t G andJ max G of glucose influx into the tissues were higher in the surgeonfish upper intestine than in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00689731


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